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Old 11-03-2008, 10:02 AM   #1
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Laptop Battery Recall - Dell, HP, Toshiba


http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/prhtml09/09035.html

Hewlett-Packard About 32,000
# Hewlett-Packard – sold from December 2004 through June 2006
HP Pavilion: dv1000, dv8000 and zd8000
Compaq Presario: v2000 and v2400
HP Compaq: nc6110, nc6120, nc6140, nc6220, nc6230, nx4800, nx4820, nx6110, nx6120, nx9600
Recalled batteries will have a bar code label starting with A0, L0, L1 or GC


Toshiba
About 3,000
# Toshiba – sold from April 2005 to October 2005
Satellite: A70/A75, P30/P5, M30X/M35X, M50/M55
Tecra: A3, A5, S2 n/a


Dell About 150
# Dell – shipped between November 2004 and November 2005
Latitude: 110L
Inspiron: 1100, 1150, 5100, 5150, 5160
OU091


Title should have said Toshiba not Sony..
Sony was the manufacturer of the batteries..

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Old 11-04-2008, 07:03 AM   #2
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Oh, so a new recall, this happened about 2 years ago too. Recommend stop buying anything related to $ony, it is badly manufactured and probably DRM'd. Boycott $ony now before it's too late.
 
  


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